Andrew Slattengren, DO

Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine and Community Health

Andrew Slattengren

Contact Info

Office Phone 612-302-8200

Office Address:
Broadway Family Medicine Clinic
1020 W Broadway Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55411

University of Wisconsin-Madison Family Medicine Residency

DO, Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine


Andrew Slattengren, DO, joined University of Minnesota North Memorial Family Medicine Residency faculty in July 2011. Prior to that time, he served as faculty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Slattengren’s primary medical interest is osteopathic manipulative treatment (OMT), and his academic mission is to improve the teaching of OMT and related musculoskeletal treatments to family medicine residents. He is founding board member and chair of Family Medicine Midwest.


Osteopathic manipulative therapy, joint injections, medical education



Note: Ten recent publications are listed.

Berge, J. M., Draxten, M., Trofholz, A., Hanson-Bradley, C., Justesen, K., Slattengren, A. Similarities and differences between families who have frequent and infrequent family meals: A qualitative investigation of low-income and minority households. Eating Behaviors. 2018; 29:99-106.

Paulson W and Slattengren A. Does physical activity in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) improve symptoms or decrease medication use? Evidence-Based Practice. 2018;21(2):11.

Paulson W and Slattengren AH. Effectiveness of ACL Injury Prevention Programs Am Fam Physician. 2018 Feb 1;97(3):online.

Slattengren AH, Nissly T, Blustin J, Bader A, Westfall, E. Best uses of osteopathic manipulation. J Fam Pract. 2017 December;66(12):743-747.

Berge JM, Trump L, Trudeau S, Utržan DS, Mandrich M, Slattengren A, Nissly T, Miller L, Baird M, Coleman E, Wootten M. Integrated care clinic: Creating enhanced clinical pathways for integrated behavioral health care in a family medicine residency clinic serving a low-income, minority population. Fam Syst Health. 2017 Sep;35(3):283-294. doi: 10.1037/fsh0000285. Epub 2017 Jul 24.

Moon J, Lounsbery J, Hall A, Ballard S, Owens N, Slattengren A. Clinical Pharmacist Faculty Contribution to Evidence-Based Medicine and Milestones. PRiMER. 2017; 1:9. DOI: 10.22454/PRiMER.2017.393370

Rabago D, van Leuven L, Benes L, Fortney L, Slattengren A, Grettie J, Mundt M. Qualitative assessment of patients receiving prolotherapy for knee osteoarthritis in a multimethod study. J Altern Complement Med. 2016 Dec;22(12):983-989. Epub 2016 Sep 7.

Widstrom L, Slattengren AH. Do autologous blood and PRP injections effectively treat tennis elbow? J Fam Pract. 2016;65(9):635.

Slattengren AH, Prasad S, Jarrett J. PURLs: Kidney stones? It’s time to rethink those meds. J Fam Pract. 2016;65(2):118-20.

Lownik E, Slattengren A. How accurate is the Pediatric Appendicitis Score in the diagnosis of acute appendicitis in children? Evidence-Based Practice. 2016;19(2):7.



  • Residency EducationOsteopathic Manipulative TherapyMusculoskeletal MedicineProlotherapy 

Board Certifications

Family Medicine